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  • Hugh Jackman’s Wolverine will make his surprise return in ‘Deadpool 3’ October 6, 2022
    By David BetancourtRyan Reynolds has some big news: His Deadpool is not the only X-Man set to enter the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Wolverine is coming with him. And not just any Wolverine. The Wolverine. Hugh Jackman.Fans were wondering how Reynolds would make a splash as he brought his R-rated mouth into the primarily PG-13 MCU […]
  • Dance festival ‘Body Moves’ is all about inclusivity, cultural exchange and international collaboration October 6, 2022
    A new dance festival “Body Moves” will shine a spotlight on disabled dancers.Presented by the Sibikwa Arts Centre, the showcase will be held from October 10 to 16 at the centre in Benoni and will also host dancers and dance companies from Ireland, Italy, Flanders and the Netherlands.The festival aims to challenge perceptions and expand […]
  • US singer Kehlani is in SA for ‘Rocking the Daisies’ festival October 6, 2022
    Fans of the US singer and dancer, Kehlani, are amped by the star’s arrival in South Africa ahead of the annual “Rocking the Daisies” festival, which will be held at the Darling Cellars winery on the West Coast, about an hour’s drive from Cape Town, from October 7 to 9.The platinum-selling Grammy Award-nominated singer released […]
  • Kuhle Adams hosts Channel O’s ‘iRequest: Celebrity Edition’ October 6, 2022
    No stranger to South African television screens, talented presenter and live host, Kuhle Adams joins Channel O’s “iRequest: Celebrity Edition”.The four season airs from Thursday, October 6, with the new host travelling around the country to bring viewers closer to their favourite musical talents, get down to their most memorable moments and career highlights.In the […]
  • Tulani ‘Tulz’ Madala opens up about his return to YFM October 6, 2022
    Presenter Tulani Madala, popularly known as Tulz, caught the attention of the public during his time on season three of “Big Brother Mzansi”.He may not have won the grand prize of R2 million, but he walked away with the title of holding the record of lasting 10 entire weeks in the “Big Brother” house without […]
  • Tamera Mowry: My sister Tia is strong enough to cope with divorce October 6, 2022
    Tamera Mowry will support her twin sister Tia through her divorce.The 44-year-old actress – who shot to fame alongside Tia in the 1990s Nickelodeon sitcom “Sister, Sister” – spoke out in “support” of her sibling after the news that she is to divorce Cory Hardrict after 14 years of marriage but insisted that she will […]
  • Khloé Kardashian won’t hold a grudge against Tristan Thompson October 6, 2022
    Khloé Kardashian doesn’t want to hold a grudge against Tristan Thompson.The 38-year-old reality star insisted it “hurts” her more to hold on to resentment towards her former partner – the father of her 4-year-old daughter True and two-month-old son – because of his multiple infidelities and she learned from her difficult marriage to Thompson just […]
  • Cassper Nyovest only has eyes for one opponent: AKA October 6, 2022
    Rapper Cassper Nyovest is riding the wave of his victory against Priddy Ugly at the Celeb City 2 boxing exhibition that took place over the weekend. Mufasa knocked out the “Rap Relay” hitmaker within the first two-minute round – leaving fans very underwhelmed. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Refiloe Phoolo 🇿🇦 […]
  • WATCH: Slik Talk trashes Priddy Ugly for losing against Cassper Nyovest October 6, 2022
    Slik Talk took to his YouTube channel to add his two cents’ worth to the recent fight between music artists Priddy Ugly and Cassper Nyovest.The celebrity boxing match took place over the weekend at Sun City. Mufasa knocked out Priddy Ugly within the first two minute round, leaving fans extremely disappointed that Priddy Ugly did […]
  • ‘We Are Culture’ exhibition aims to change the way African creatives experience the world October 6, 2022
    Thirteen emerging artists are showcasing their works at the “We Are Culture” exhibition at the Standard Bank Art Gallery, in downtown Jozi.The exhibition, which runs until Saturday, October 8, features works from a new wave of young voices in fashion, music, sculpture, performance and art.Curated by creative director and stylist Bee Diamondhead, “We Are Culture” […]
  • Will Smith facing boycott by Oscars voters over ‘Slapgate’ scandal October 6, 2022
    Will Smith is facing a boycott by Oscars voters over his “Slapgate” scandal.The 54-year-old actor’s performance in his new film “Emancipation”, in which he plays a runaway slave during America’s Civil War era, has divided members of the Academy Awards who spoke to The Hollywood Reporter about whether they would nominate him for the part.While […]
  • Kanye West brands Kardashians ‘liars’ who ‘basically kidnapped’ his daughter Chicago October 6, 2022
    Kanye West is accusing the Kardashians of being “liars” who “basically kidnapped” his daughter Chicago on her birthday.Khloé Kardashian, 38, has publicly pleaded for the 45-year-old to stop “tearing down” her sister as West dragged up his family dispute amid his ‘White Lives Matter’ fashion show scandal.Khloé’s elder sister Kim, 41, who divorced West this […]
  • Kendrick Lamar wins big at BET Hip Hop Awards 2022 October 6, 2022
    Kendrick Lamar dominated the BET Hip Hop Awards 2022, taking home six prizes.The 35-year-old rap superstar was crowned Artist of the Year at the ceremony on September 30 at the Cobb Energy Centre in Atlanta, Georgia, which aired on Tuesday.His acclaimed LP “Mr Morale and The Big Steppers” scooped Hip-Hop Album of the Year, and […]
  • Xabiso Vili ticks bucket list by winning World Poetry Slam Championship October 6, 2022
    South African poet Xabiso Vili recently became the first World Poetry Slam champion at an event held in Brussels from September 27 to 29.Vili, who was competing against 40 slammers from 37 countries, convinced the jury that he was worthy of the big honour.In a conversation with IOL Entertainment, Vili said he manifested this moment, […]
  • Sino Msolo announces release date for new project ‘Fezisa’ October 6, 2022
    Sino Msolo is arguably the best amapiano vocalist around. Over the past two years, he’s been on a scorching run of features that’s seen him pen hits for the likes of De Mthuda, Kelvin Momo, Uncle Waffles, Mas Musiq and Slade.A few years on from the release of his debut album, “Mamela”, and his subsequent […]
  • Thuso Mbedu thanks South Africans for ‘showing up’ for her October 6, 2022
    South African international actress Thuso Mbedu was recently in the country promoting “The Woman King” and received bucket loads of love and support from her fans. Mbedu and other members of the film’s cast including Siv Ngesi and John Boyega visited the non-profit organisation, Save the Children South Africa, as well as Daliwonga Secondary School […]
  • WATCH: John Legend shares throwback video of his performance with Mthandazo Gatya October 5, 2022
    Award-winning artist John Legend was recently in South Africa and during his time in the country he performed with musician Mthandazo Gatya.The musician had caught Legend’s eyes after he participated in his open verse challenge for his new smash hit “Nervous” on TikTok, after the video went viral.His African twist #OpenVerseChallenge went viral with thousands […]
  • Britney Spears has ‘cut all her hair off’ October 5, 2022
    Britney Spears has cut all her hair off.The 40-year-old pop star – who regained control of her multimillion-dollar fortune and various aspects of her life after a conservatorship that had been governed by her family for 13 years was terminated – took to Instagram on Monday to reveal she had chopped off her blonde locks […]
  • LOOK: Robot Boii makes mother’s wish come true by accompanying her daughter to her matric dance October 5, 2022
    Multi-talented personality Robot Boii has granted one mother's wish and brought the biggest smile to a matriculant’s face.Robot Boii took to his social platform to share a short story about receiving a DM eight months ago with an important request from a parent.“Hi … My name is Nkele Mashaba and I am a mother to a […]
  • Siv Ngesi is revved up to get into the ring with Cassper Nyovest October 5, 2022
    Known for his controversial Tweets and fiery commentary, Siv Ngesi is on a mission to get into the boxing ring with rapper Cassper Nyovest but his request is being ignored by the star.Not going down without a fight and putting up one for days, Ngesi reckons it’s because Nyovest is scared of him.The media personality […]